It’s hard to become like little children and learn to listen again.
Listening for God is almost a lost art in this day and age; to discern is a verb that has lost its flavour. Yet, discerning the will of God, listening to his voice, following the way of Jesus, these are the ways we define and give shape to the Christian life.
Kasey Hitt reflects on being reminded to listen like a child for God in this piece: “A Story About Discernment: Like a Child.” Hitt reccomends finding a Spiritual Director, but even asking the questions and pondering is a start.
This post is for adults and is meant to inspire them to discern.